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Schuckert and Co

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1891. Dynamos at the Frankfurt Electrical Exhibition.

1872 Naglo Brothers was set up as a small business

The business grew rapidly, in spite of the many difficulties which the firm had to face owing to the keen competition then existing in the electrical trades.

1897 The Naglo Brothers business was amalgamated with that of Messrs. Schuckert Brothers

1897 Siemens and Halske AG was incorporated

1903 Siemens and Halske merged the heavy current parts of its activities with Schuckert and Co., Nuremberg to become Siemens-Schuckert AG.[1]

1903 The British Schuckert Electric Co was voluntarily wound up[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. Wikipedia
  2. The London Gazette 11 December 1903